The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PHP Developer
Rank 87 83 82
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 15 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.89% 1.29% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 1.38% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 13
Average daily rate
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£400 £285 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.35% +3.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £29.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-39.65% -7.93%
PHP Developer
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1560 1453 1436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.47% 93.98% 93.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1074 871 704
Average daily rate £375 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £452 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 50 99
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.95 £9.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £29.40 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP Developer across the West Yorkshire region.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHP Developer across the West Yorkshire region.

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -10 13 £475 +66.66% 12
Wakefield - - - - 4
Huddersfield - - - -
PHP Developer
Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 29 (100.00%) PHP
2 19 (65.52%) MySQL
3 18 (62.07%) MVC
4 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (41.38%) Zend
6 11 (37.93%) HTML
7 10 (34.48%) CSS
7 10 (34.48%) Doctrine
8 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
8 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
9 8 (27.59%) TDD
9 8 (27.59%) LAMP
10 7 (24.14%) Symfony
11 6 (20.69%) HTML5
11 6 (20.69%) PHP5
11 6 (20.69%) jQuery
11 6 (20.69%) Subversion
11 6 (20.69%) CodeIgniter
11 6 (20.69%) SQL
12 5 (17.24%) OOP
12 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
12 5 (17.24%) Mercurial
12 5 (17.24%) PHPUnit
12 5 (17.24%) Bazaar
13 4 (13.79%) CSS3
13 4 (13.79%) YUI
13 4 (13.79%) script.aculo.us
13 4 (13.79%) MooTools
13 4 (13.79%) Ext JS
13 4 (13.79%) CMS

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.79%) CMS
2 2 (6.90%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (65.52%) MySQL
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.69%) Subversion
3 5 (17.24%) Mercurial
3 5 (17.24%) PHPUnit
3 5 (17.24%) Bazaar
General
1 3 (10.34%) Marketing
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) HTML
2 10 (34.48%) CSS
2 10 (34.48%) Doctrine
3 8 (27.59%) LAMP
4 7 (24.14%) Symfony
5 6 (20.69%) HTML5
5 6 (20.69%) jQuery
5 6 (20.69%) CodeIgniter
6 4 (13.79%) CSS3
6 4 (13.79%) YUI
6 4 (13.79%) script.aculo.us
6 4 (13.79%) MooTools
6 4 (13.79%) Ext JS
6 4 (13.79%) Dojo
7 3 (10.34%) XML
8 2 (6.90%) Laravel
8 2 (6.90%) XHTML
8 2 (6.90%) SOAP
8 2 (6.90%) Web Services
9 1 (3.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (6.90%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) MVC
2 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (27.59%) TDD
4 5 (17.24%) OOP
4 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
5 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.34%) OO
7 2 (6.90%) Android Development
7 2 (6.90%) BDD
7 2 (6.90%) OO PHP
7 2 (6.90%) Planning Poker
7 2 (6.90%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (6.90%) Web Development
7 2 (6.90%) Pair Programming
7 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.45%) Scrum
8 1 (3.45%) Release Management
8 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.45%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) PHP
2 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.69%) PHP5
3 6 (20.69%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Zend
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